The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 76 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.36% 1.77% 0.27%
As % of the General category 4.03% 5.74% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 2
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
Back Office
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
347 296 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.59% 30.74% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 289 215 139
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the South Yorkshire region.

Back Office Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 13 £27,500 -28.57%
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) Photoshop
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 9 (45.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) Fireworks
3 9 (45.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 9 (45.00%) Ajax
3 9 (45.00%) JSON
3 9 (45.00%) jQuery
3 9 (45.00%) CouchDB
3 9 (45.00%) HTML5
3 9 (45.00%) Sass
3 9 (45.00%) LESS
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (45.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) CouchDB
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Product Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
1 9 (45.00%) XML
1 9 (45.00%) Ajax
1 9 (45.00%) JSON
1 9 (45.00%) jQuery
1 9 (45.00%) HTML5
1 9 (45.00%) Sass
1 9 (45.00%) LESS
1 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) BPR
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle